What These Celebs Are Up To Now
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De Pablo was born in Santiago, Chile, as Francisco de Pablo and María Olga Fernández. She has a sister Andrea and a brother Francisco, he is a disc jockey. Cota de Pablo is best known for starring in NCIS, the Dovekeepers and The 33. She started her career in the entertainment industry as a co-host in Univision, alongside former Entertainment Tonight host Carlos Ponce.
She moved to New York after graduation to find work as an actress and was featured in a series called The Jury. The show was short-lived and only lasted ten episodes. She co-produced the CBS detective drama MIA with former co-star Michael Weatherly. She found luck, however after being cast as Ziva David in NCIS. In this police procedural drama, she got to work with agents, lawyers, and other law enforcement agencies. Her life in NCIS also provided the actress with a stepping stone toward her other endeavors.
Thomas was born in Manhattan in 1951, the son of Barbara Farris and Richard Thomas. His parents are dancers from the New York Ballet and own the New York Ballet School. Richard is best remembered for the catchphrase “G’night, John Boy”, a line from an episode of The Waltons. The actor was born into a showbiz family and many expected that he would make it big in the industry.
With his boyish looks and natural charm, he was the obvious choice to play the young John-Boy in the TV series. It is clear that the actor made significant investments towards his craft over the years. This helped him go from working on TV to big movie productions. He is also a theatre actor and has tried his hand at hosting. He also had a memorable turn as Ebenezer Scrooge in A Musical Christmas Carol. At 69 years old, he is showing no signs of slowing-down.
Another NCIS star, Pauley has been acting since the 1990s. From being a relative unknown, she found fame after getting cast in NCIS as Abby Sciuto. Paulie Perret is a former American actress, writer, singer and civil rights advocate. She is best known for playing Abby Sciuto in the TV series NCIS from 2003 to 2018. She was born in New Orleans and grew up in the southern United States.
In an interview, she revealed that she had an obsession with crime and law. In fact, she was pursuing her master’s degree in criminal science before she started a career in acting. After NCIS ended, she moved on to play Jackie in the CBS sitcom Broke. On July 7, 2020, she announced that she would be retiring from industry. With a net worth of $22 million, she can certainly afford to retire, draw on her savings and start a business or even start producing movies. Needless to say, the actress planned for her future well.
Sylvester is an excellent multitasker. He is an actor, a screenwriter, a producer, and a director. Stallone started as a struggling actor for many years, after which he won the first praise of his actor with the starring role of Stanley Rossillo in The House of Lords. His humble beginnings working as an extra in various productions certainly gave him important life experiences. Before finding his success, Stallone struggled with his finances and credit reports. That is until he got his big break in Rocky Balboa.
Since then, he went on to play John Rambo and Barney Ross. Did you know that he co-wrote and directed many of the movies he starred in? While he grew up the hard way, he sure made sound financial decisions that led him to accumulate $400 million in net worth. He also had not forgotten his beginnings. Stallone still produces and stars in Rambo sequels, including Rambo: Last Blood.
Kirstie made a name for herself through Star Trek II: The Wrath of Khan, with credit to her role as Saavik. The actress has also received an Emmy for her portrayal of Rebecca Howe on Cheers. The show helped boost her fame further, opening the door to many opportunities. Did you know that Alley has appeared in reality game shows as well? She was a contestant on Celebrity Big Brother back in 2018.
She won both rounds, winning $500 in the first round and $5500 in the second round. Alley grew up as a Methodist, but became a member of the Scientist Church in 1979. Alley was also in Dancing with the Stars’ 12th season. The Emmy awardee has gone a long way from her beginnings as an interior designer. Alley’s most recent appearance is on The Goldbergs as Janice Bartlett in 2019. Despite having battled self-image issues, credit goes to the actress for overcoming it all.
She might have gotten fame as one of Charlie’s Angels, but Jacklyn Smith has also made a name for herself as an icon in her own right. Even today, she’s cited as a role model for many young actresses. When Charlie’s Angels ended in 1981, Jaclyn started in other successful projects. This includes her memorable cameo appearances in the movies Charlie’s Angels: Full Throttle and Charlie’s Angels (2019). No doubt, many fans anticipated it!
Since the 1980s, she began to develop and market her own clothing and perfume brands. In the 1980s, the actress made investments toward her own collection of women’s apparel for Kmart. In 2008, she went on to launch the STYLE by Jaclyn Smith. This new venture saw her net worth grow to $90 million. Jaclyn most recently starred in the 2019 film Random Acts of Christmas.
Fawcett’s career began in the 1960s, starring in TV commercials and guest appearances. Farah Fawcett first rose to recognition for her role as Jill Munroe in the first episode of the TV series, Charlie’s Angels. She has since appeared in various other productions. She’s become an icon for that particular era, with posters of her selling six million copies in the first year of printing!
Fawcett has also received accolades for her performance in her play in Extremities and The Apostle. She accumulated a net worth of $20 million during her lifetime, a testament to the sound decisions she made, perhaps with the help of a financial advisor. Although she passed away in 2009 due to anal cancer, she left a legacy that merited her being awarded a posthumous fourth Emmy nomination for the documentary Farrah’s Story.
Shue grew up in South Orange, New Jersey. Her parents divorced when she was nine years old. Shue grew up with her three brothers and is very close to them. Elisabeth Shue has been in many memorable films in each decade, which is why she’s recognized even by the younger audiences. For the Gen-Xers, she is remembered as Ali Mills’ partner in the Karate Kid movies.
For the Xennials, those between Gen-Xers and Millennials, she might be recognized best for being in the Back to the Future movies. The Gen Z population will probably recognize her best from The Hollow Man. Recently, Elisabeth has also appeared as a superhero in the drama TV series, The Boys. Last year, she was set to appear in the TV pilot of Constance, but this project sadly didn’t push through. Nonetheless, there’s still plenty to choose from when it comes to her film resume!
She is best known for playing Jeannie in the sitcom I Dream of Jeannie. However, Barbara is also a celebrated film, TV and stage actress. Their family had to grapple with the effects of the Great Depression, but she did not let these early struggles define her future. She has been in over 90 projects throughout her career and has also received numerous awards. Barbara even has a star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame for her contributions to the TV industry.
In the Great Depression deeply affected the family, because they could not afford many luxury goods, Alice entertained her children singing. An honorary Doctor of Laws degree was given to her by the University of West Los Angeles in 1990. There was a lull in her acting career of almost a decade, but in 2019 she starred as Mrs. Claus in the movie My Adventures with Santa.
Bach was born in Barbara Goldbach, near Queens in New York City. In 1964, she graduated from the all-girl Dominican Commercial High School in Jamaica, Queens. Barbara Bach has since retired from making movies, but during her time in the industry she had played many iconic roles on the big screen. She is best known as the Bond Girl, Anya Amasova in The Spy Who Loved Me.
Bach is gets credit for being a belle du jour during the 1960s. The actress had also appeared in a popular men’s magazine, for a special issue featuring the glamorous Bond Girls. Her married life is just as colorful. She first married a businessman, but they parted ways in 1975. She then married British musician Ringo Starr. Because of her past struggles and eventual recovery, she was inspired to establish the Self Help Addiction Recovery Program (SHARP) with Pattie Boyd.
She played Kitty Pryde in the X-men saga, but she is better known for her role as Ariadne in the science-fiction film Inception. At a young age, Ellen had become an endeared Hollywood leading lady. In 2005, Page was recognized for his role in the movie Hard Candy, where he played Hayley Stark, a pedophile hostage. This film is a major commercial success. The Canadian actress got her first breakthrough role in Juno, for which she received multiple nominations for a Golden Globe, a BAFTA, and an Academy Awards, among others.
Her titular role made her a household name quickly. Apart from acting on the big screen, she has also provided the motion capture, voice and likeness of Judie Holmes, a character in the video game Beyond: Two Souls. Ellen also gets credit for appearing in The Umbrella Academy and There’s Something in the Water, a documentary that tackles environmental racism.
Philip Michael Thomas
Thomas was born in Columbus, Ohio and he is African American, Native American, Irish and German. His father Louis Diggs was the foreman of Westinghouse. Thomas’ mother is Lulu McMorris. The 1980s is best remembered for Miami Vice. Philip Michael Thomas played the iconic detective, Ricardo Tubbs. He has appeared in different films like Sparkle (1976) and Coonskin (1975).
Thomas also dabbled in music and released two albums in 1985 and 1988. Philip is known for coining the term EGOT, an acronym for Emmy, Grammy, Oscar, and Tony Awards, a term given to people who have received all four awards. His last movie appearance was in Thank You, Fifteen in 2015, co-starring with Brandon Grantz. According to reports the actor is single at the moment and maintains a net worth of $2.5 million. Despite not working as much as before, we’re sure he still has a really great credit score.
The name Lynda Carter only equates to one other character, Wonder Woman. The actress, who is married to a DC lawyer, was also a pageant queen before finding success in acting. Carter was born in Phoenix, she is the daughter of Juanita and Colby Carter. Her father is British and her mother is from Mexico. She has a brother Vincent and a younger sister Pamela.
Did you know that Lynda made her debut onscreen as a child actress? She was only five years old when she landed a spot on Lew King’s Talent Show. With her excellent talent, Lynda also became successful in music, film and television. In the 1990s, she also started her own production company, Potomac Productions. The renewed interest in the DC superheroine in the 2000s also saw her reconnecting with long-time fans. She even got a role, portraying President Olivia Marsdin, in SuperGirl. Her latest appearance onscreen was in Canaan Land.
Raquel Welch was among the most sought-after actresses during the 1960s and 1970s. Aside from her excellent performances, many might remember her best for donning a doe-skin bikini in One Million Years B.C. Welch’s unique film roles made her an idol in the 1960s and 1970s because she portrayed strong female characters and broke the model of archetypal symbolism.Long before the viral movement of the digital age, Welch managed to sell out posters of her in the said outfit!
She might be known for her figure, but the roles she received usually portrayed her as a strong female and broke the usual imagery associated with women. She is also given partial credit for ending the much-stereotyped blonde bombshell in Hollywood. The actress is in semi-hiatus, but starred as Miss Sally May Anderson in The Ultimate Legacy. In 2017, she was also cast in How to Be a Latin Lover.
Jim Carrey is known for his lively slapstick performances in movies. He first became recognized after he landed a role in the TV show In Living Color in 1990. He then became a lead actor in comedy blockbusters such as Dumb and Dumber and Ace Ventura: Pet Detective. Jim achieved further movie success with Yes Man, Kick-Ass 2, and Bruce Almighty in the 2000s.
He isn’t just adept at comedy. The actor has also proven his mettle when it comes to drama. His work in Doing Time on Maple Drive, and in the series Kidding is a testament to his talent. The Guardian also gives him credit for his versatility. They named him among the best actors yet to receive an Academy Award nomination. Carrey stated in an interview that he is interested in returning as Robotnik in the future, which runs counter to his usual reluctance to return to the sequel.
This tall actor was among the most popular stars during his heyday. He first achieved recognition when he starred in the film Magnificent Obsession in 1954. With his career spanning four decades, Rock found triumph and various awards. Hudson attended New Trier High School in Winnetka. At some point in his teenage years, he was the head of the cinema and was interested in acting. Apart from a nomination for the Academy Awards in 1956, he was also recognized by many film magazines, naming him “Star of the Year”.
True to the name, he was also given a star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame. After his passing, his co-star in the film Giant, Elizabeth Taylor purchased a bronze plaque for him on the West Hollywood Memorial Walk. Had he not passed on early, we are sure that he can still portray various roles, perhaps a doctor or a lawyer, and win more awards.
Along with other boxing champs, Mike Tyson’s name is already etched in every boxing fan’s mind. Tyson is known for his fierce and intimidating boxing style and his controversial behavior both inside and outside the boxing ring. His overall net worth stands at $3 million. Long gone are the times his family struggled financially and, perhaps, even saw the need to obtain personal loans. His early life was rife with violence, though it helped shape his future.
When he entered boxing, he went on to reign as the heavyweight champion from 1987 to 1990. He was also the youngest ever to win a heavyweight title. After retiring in 2006, Mike ventured into acting and advertising various websites and products. In a recent Instagram video post, he said that he was training again and that he was “back”. Perhaps he is going back to the ring?
Principal Vicki Ree was born in Fukuoka, Japan. He is the eldest daughter of Principal Victor Rocco, a U.S. Air Force sergeant, and was later stationed in Fukuoka. Victoria Principal is best known for her work on both the big and small screens. Perhaps, it’s this versatility that helped her stability and longevity. Not many actresses are capable of achieving this, however. When it comes to TV, Principal is most remembered for her role in the hit TV show Dallas (1978 to 1982).
Over the course of her career, the actress has become a best-selling writer and a two-time nominee for the Golden Globe Awards. In the past, she made investments toward her very own skincare line. The brand is popular for natural beauty therapies and is called, “Principal Secret Skincare”. She stepped back from the brand 2019 and focused more on her foundation, The Victoria Principal Foundation for Thoughtful Existence.
Gere was born in Philadelphia and grew up in Syracuse, New York. His mother, Doris Ann, is a housewife. Richard Gere is an actor who rose to fame in the 1970s, for his lead role in Days of Heaven. Gere also had a role in the theatre production of Grease back in 1977. His film roles are just as commendable, his performance in Looking for Mr. Goodbar remains memorable for many fans of the film.
Aside from conquering the big screen, the actor has also appeared in various TV shows—including MotherFatherSon back in 2019. His youth was relatively humble compared to his current lifestyle. Not many know this, but Gere’s father was an insurance company agent. The actor pursued a degree at the University of Massachusetts, but did not finish it. Nonetheless, managed to become successful in his chosen career.
Lisa Bonet was born in San Francisco, California, to teacher Arlene Joyce and opera singer Alan Bonet. She has lived in New York and Los Angeles for most of her life. Playing Denise Huxtable in the famed The Cosby Show, Lisa became quite the household name. She then left the main show to work on a spinoff titled A Different World, which focused on Denise in college, while obtaining her degree. On her 20th birthday, Lisa eloped with musician Lenny Kravitz.
She later gave birth to a daughter in 1988. The two divorced in 1993 and two years after, Lisa started a relationship with Jason Momoa. She last appeared on the big screen in 2017, in the film Jellywolf. Lisa also played the role of Marisol Campos in the crime drama series Ray Donovan in 2016. Despite the brief pause in her career, she still managed to earn a significant net worth of $10 million.
Known primarily as Kris Munroe in Charlie’s Angels, Cheryl Ladd has cemented her legacy in the industry, with more than 83 projects to her credit over the past four decades. Cheryl Ladd first came to Hollywood, ready to start her music career. However, she soon began to play non-singing roles in commercials and episodic television. She was among the biggest stars of the 1970s and 1980s. Cheryl remained a popular figure post-Charlie’s Angels.
Ladd even made investments toward writing and published a children’s book in 1996 and an autobiographical book in 2005. In 2010, Ladd and Jaclyn Smith received the 2010 TV Land Pop Culture Award for Charlie’s Angels. Over the years, she has also accrued a total of $10 million in net worth. Her latest work was for Grounded for Christmas, where she played Susan. Cheryl will also appear in the upcoming film Christmas Unwrapped.
Most audiences would remember him best for portraying Boromir in the Lord of the Rings trilogy. Outside of the franchise, however, he is known for his many other outstanding performances. This includes films such as GoldenEye, Troy, and Wicked Blood. He also portrayed Zeus in Percy Jackson. In 1990, Bean starred in Jim Sheridan’s adaptation of The Field played by John Keane. Also in 1990, his role as Anton, a reporter for The Wind Seal, examined the thorny issue of apartheid in South Africa.
Sean deserves credit for being a multi-talented and multi-awarded actor. While most of his characters in the movies end up dying early, his career continues to flourish. In recent years, he had also appeared in the Game of Thrones as Ned Star and Mr. Wilford in the Snowpiercer. He has a prolific career in the video games genre, having voiced various characters including Boromir and Mark Faba. He has narrated many of popular video games as well.
Jayne Kennedy Overton was born on October 27, 1951. She was awarded Miss Ohio 1970. She was the first African American woman to win the title and was one of the 10 semi-finalists of the Miss America pageant in 1970. Jayne is best known for playing Julie Winters in the 1981 movie Body and Soul, in which she co-starred with Leon Isaac Kennedy. She has always had her eyes set on becoming an actress.
Even as a young child, she didn’t look to becoming a lawyer or a doctor. Fortunately, she was able to pursue her true passion. Jayne started her career after she won the Miss Ohio USA title. Jayne peaked during the 1970s, owing to the many guest appearances she had on various popular TV shows like “The Rockford Files” and “Wonder Woman”. In the 1980s, she focused on becoming a host. The story of colorful life was featured in the 2019 documentary No Lye: An American Beauty Story.
Keely Shaye Smith
Keely Shаye Smith was born in Vallejo, California, USA on September 25, 1963. She is not only a reporter, a writer, but also a TV presenter, reporter and actress. Keely Shaye Smith is multi-talented TV personality. She had worked as an actress, an environmental correspondent, and a TV correspondent for various channels. Of course, she is also Pierce Brosnan’s beloved wife!
Even as a young child, Keely had always wanted to be in front of the camera. She also cared strongly for the environment. This was apparent during her time as host for the garden show Home Green Home for PBS. She got her first taste of the limelight after she appeared in the music video, “Stuck With You”. With credit to her performance, this music video made it all the way to the number one spot on Billboard charts. During her time in the industry, she accumulated a net worth of $30 million.
Reynolds began his acting carrer on television in the late 1950s, guest starring in shows such as Flight, M Squad, Schlitz Playhouse, The Lawless Years and Pony Express. He signed a seven-year contract with Universal Pictures. Burt Reynolds started out as a football player at Florida State University. However, an injury to his knee shattered his dreams of making it to the major leagues, so he decided to give up football.
He also wanted to be a police officer but fell in love with acting after he took an English class under Watson B. Duncan III, a person he gives credit to as his mentor. In the 1950s, he signed a seven-year contract with Universal and began acting on television. His first real break was when he was cast as one of the leads in Riverboat. Burt had since passed away, but posthumously appeared in the 2019 movie An Innocent Kiss and the film Defining Moments (2020).
Meg Ryan’s first protagonist was the romantic comedy When Harry Meets Sally…, paired with comedy protagonist Billy Crystal (Billy Crystal) and was nominated for a Golden Globe Award. The “it girl” of the 1990s, Meg Ryan was a big star during her prime years. She starred in many high-grossing films including When Harry Met Sally, Sleepless in Seattle and You’ve Got Mail. She out doing TV commercials in college to earn extra money. When Ryan became a successful actress, however, she decided not to pursue a degree anymore.
From 2000 to 2006, Meg veered away from her usual rom-coms and starred in movies like Hanging Up, a comedy-drama and Proof of Life, an action thriller. She also tried acting in independent films. Her performance in In the Land of Women received mixed reviews but was noted as the best work she has ever done. She has also started directing films, with Ithaca marking her debut.
Spears was born on December 2, 1981 in McCham, Mississippi. From the age of three, she began to take dance lessons in her hometown and was selected as the soloist for the annual solo concert. Pop stars usually come and go, but a few like Michael Jackson and Britney Spears stay relevant throughout the generations. Britney, for example, became successful in the bubble gum pop music movement of the late 1990s. Of course, along with the massive increase in her salary and net worth, came an increase in her credit score.
She is best known for “Baby One More Time”, “Toxic” and “Womanizer”. Her songs have consistently topped Billboard charts. Britney was also among the top most searched celebrities over the years. Recently, she announced her second Las Vegas residency show, but had to cancel it in 2019 because her father had a near-fatal colon rupture. In July 2020, calls to #FreeBritney from the conservatorship of her father had resurfaced.
Winfrey was born in a poverty-stricken area in rural Mississippi. She was accompanied by a teenage mother at the time. She later grew up in downtown Milwaukee. The “Queen of All Media” is known for helping transform the lives of many aspiring young talents, who went from obscurity to stardom. Perhaps she was drawing inspiration from her own experiences in life having struggled with finances, to the point where she had to obtain cash loans to be able to live.
From her childhood spent in poverty, she went on to become the first black woman billionaire, primarily driven by her casual and often emotional talk show. The TV host is best known as a business executive and is the current chairwoman, CEO, and COO of the Oprah Winfrey Network. Oprah also bought stakes in the company Weight Watchers and is known to have invested in True Food Kitchen.
Truly, with Celine Dion, your heart will go on. She has wowed audiences over the four decades of her career. She started at the young age of 12 and gained stardom almost immediately, given her superb talent in singing. In 1995, she released the pinnacle of the French song The (D’eux), which became the highest-selling French album in French and global history. Celine was first recognized internationally in the 1980s when she won the Yamaha World Popular Song Festival and Eurovision Song Contest.
Her song “My Love Will Go On” was also a critical part of the movie Titanic. Dion previously enjoyed a successful Las Vegas residency, which ran from 2003 to 2007. It cemented her legacy as a popular singer. While she had experienced a number of challenges in the last few years, the singer managed to weather them all. Dion often gives credit to her children as her strength.
Duane “Dog” Chapman
Duane “Dog” Chapman is often given credit for helping popularize the idea of bounty hunting in mainstream media. He made a name for himself through the reality series Dog and Beth: On the Hunt and its 2019 spinoff, Dog’s Most Wanted. After decades of bounty hunting, Chapman stood out on the Do this job show, which introduced people to unconventional occupations. What’s not to love about high speed chases to track down hardened criminals?
In 2003, Dog made headlines when he captured Andrew Luster, who had dropped off the globe in the middle of an ongoing trial. In a twist, after he made the arrest and was on his way to bring Luster to jail, Dog and his group were captured and jailed by Mexican police. Following the advice of their attorney, the group fled the jurisdiction. This incident led to a messy legal battle.
Halle Maria Berry was born on August 14, 1966 in Cleveland, Ohio, USA. Fortunately, she won the runner-up in the Miss America Contest and the sixth place in the 1986 Miss World Contest, and then she appeared in the film industry. She is often given credit for her talent and her beauty. Basically, Halle Berry certainly has it all. She is a multi-awarded actress whose filmography has spanned various genres, from the time she launched her career in the 1980s.
Halle was a model before becoming an actress, and her first break in the film industry was in the romantic-comedy movie Boomerang in 1992. She has since played Storm in the X-men franchise and appeared in films like Die Hard, Kingsman: The Golden Circle, and John Wick: Chapter 3 – Parabellum. She remains one of the highest-paid actresses in Hollywood, which allowed her credit score to balloon over the years. Having proven herself as an excellent actress, Halle is looking to make a directorial debut with Bruised.
It’s no secret that Chuck Norris is a real-life martial artist—not just an actor who plays the action hero role very well. In fact, he had won many championships prior to becoming an actor. He also received credit for establishing his own form of martial art called Chun Kuk Do. In 1974, actor Steve McQueen, then a martial arts student and friend, saw his potential and encouraged him to take acting classes at MGM. Did you know that he also had extensive military experience?
He debuted 1969 and had a minor role in The Wrecking Crew. What made him an international star was a series of martial arts films, which ended with The Octagon in 1980. In recent years, Chuck has appeared in various commercials. He also inspired an isometric action-RPG game called Non-Stop Chuck Norris. His character in The Expendables 2 was also well-received by the audience and critics.
Born in Milan, Ecclestone is the second daughter of Bernie Ecclestone, the former CEO of the Formula One racing group, and a model of Slavika Radic. It was Tamara Ecclestone who brought Formula One to world recognition, but the heiress has also made a name for herself. Drawing inspiration from her father, the TV personality became a presenter for Sky Sports Italia’s coverage of the 2009 Formula One season.
Tamara also did projects in other lifestyle and glamour productions. She first made her TV debut presenting for Channel 4. Tamara also starred in her own reality TV show, Tamara Ecclestone: Billion $$$ Girl. Despite her minimal exposure to the entertainment industry, Tamara had amassed a significant fortune and has a net worth of $3.2 billion.We imagine her credit score never goes in the red. Tamara works hard, not just for the money but for her career as well.
Holly Branson is the daughter of businessman, Sir Richard Branson. Being the daughter of a business magnate must be very challenging, since she has a reputation to maintain. Her father had made significant investments in the past to build the successful Virgin Group of businesses, of which Holly is the heiress. Holly is the chairman of Virgin Unite and the founder and trustee of Big Change. She is also the co-chair of World Day in the UK and a patron of Virgin Finance.
Did you know Holly had always wanted to be a doctor? She even attended the University College of London to achieve her goal. She graduated in 2007 and landed a job as a junior doctor with England’s NHS. Shortly after, however, she joined the family business as an intern. It’s a lesson on working her way up the ranks through perseverance. Her current net worth stands at $4.2 billion.
Dylan was born in New York. Her father was the son of Jewish Belarusian immigrants; her mother was the daughter of Jewish immigrants and the Austrian Catholic mother. Her father might be a fashion legend, but Dylan Lauren’s career was certainly not served up in silver platter. This self-made entrepreneur worked hard for what she has—especially she chose a path that’s outside the realm of the family’s business.
After obtaining her degree in art history from Duke University, she founded Dylan’s Candy Bar in 2001. Surely, you’ve heard of the popular establishment. It’s even been featured in TV shows and music videos. Aside from being a fashion icon and heiress, Dylan is also an author. She wrote “Dylan’s Candy Bar: Unwrap Your Sweet Life.” Dylan also launched a foundation that supports animal welfare organizations. More recently, she was a judge on the ABC reality TV show, The Toy Box.
Shirley MacLaine was a toddler with a weak ankle and made a slight mistake when he fell, so her mother decided to attend ballet classes at Washington Ballet School when she was three years old. She was initially interested in ballet and sports, but during her teenage years, Shirley MacLaine fell in love with acting. As an actress, she first appeared in the movie The Trouble With Harry in 1955. Shirley’s performances in the films that followed earned her nominations for the Academy Awards.
However, she did not win until she starred Terms of Endearment. It might have taken a while, but it is a well-deserved trophy. Shirley has appeared in TV shows and film. Her most recent movie credit is from the film, Noelle. While she might have been successful throughout the years, it isn’t without its fair share of controversy. Fortunately, the actress has managed to weather all of it. A testament to her personal strength.
Like many major stars that appeared in the 1950s, Radford’s career began in New York City, where actors could find jobs on stage and television. When Robert Redford made his debut in the Twilight Zone back 1962, he probably only wished for the episode to succeed. Things worked out for him and his career since then has been paved with many film awards, including an Academy Award for Lifetime Achievement in 2002.
Robert was also given credit for being among the “Most Influential People in the World” according to Time. His move from TV to big screen projects proved his versatility. Robert also dabbled in directing, having harbored ambitions to work both in front and behind the camera. The net worth he earned throughout the years allowed the actor to purchase an entire jest ski area in Provo, Utah. The Old Man & the Gun was his final film before retirement.
Paul Newman had a long life that was full of achievements. He was an actor, a race car driver, and a philanthropist. Newman served in the U.S. Navy in the Pacific battlefield during World War II. After the war, Newman received a bachelor of arts degree in drama and economics from Kenyon College in Gambier, Ohio, and received his degree in 1949. Paul played roles in movies like Cool Hand Luke, Butch Cassidy and the Sundance Kid, and The Towering Inferno.
His final film was Pixar’s Cars, for which he provided the voice of Doc Hudson. Paul won several championships as a race car driver for the Sports Car Club of America. When he passed in 2008, his net worth was at $80 million, perhaps accumulated with the help of a financial advisor. Paul also was known for his philanthropic work and he donated to various organizations, including Hole in the Wall Gang Camp. He left quite the legacy, which many seek to replicate.
Janet made her debut in the drama The Romance of Rosy Ridge in 1947. She is best remembered for Alfred Hitchcock’s Psycho, however. The terrifying scene she was in remains one of the film’s most iconic moments. It sent chills down the spine of moviegoers and still does so, even today. We wouldn’t be surprised to know that it became the cause for many to purchase home security systems!
Apart from working in movies, she also had regular appearances on TV, including guesting in a TV series called The Man from U.N.C.L.E. Janet’s last movie was the teen-film Bad Girls from Valley High in 2005. Besides acting, Janet also found promise in writing. She authored four books, including House of Destiny, published in 1996. This book explores the lives of two friends who have built an empire that will change the course of Hollywood history. The success of this book gave birth to the follow-up novel DreamWorks.
Katharine enjoyed a long and illustrious career in both film and TV. She received many accolades, including an Academy Award nomination, two Golden Globe Awards, and a BAFTA award. When she made her first appearance in the TV series Shenandoah on the theme of the Civil War in 1965, Katharine showed much potential. In 1967, her performance in The Graduate received critical acclaim.
It’s not too surprising to find that she’s still one of the industry’s most beloved actresses, despite being in semi-retirement. As Katharine Ross participated in more projects, she saw her credit report and net worth improve as well. In 2017, she starred as Sam Elliot’s former wife in the movie The Hero. Aside from being an actress, Katharine Ross is also a well-established author of children’s books.
Linda Kozlowski is a former American actress. She was nominated for the Golden Globe Award in 1987. As we’ve seen before, onscreen romances can eventually become real. This was the case for Linda Kozlowski and Paul Hogan who married each other after starring in Crocodile Dundee. Before this, Linda made her acting debut on stage and starred as Miss Forsythe in Death of a Salesman. She had been part of other projects, including Pass the Ammo and Crocodile Dundee in Los Angeles.
However, she was dissatisfied with many of the roles she was receiving and retired from movies. Linda also wanted to focus on her health. She would also later part ways with Paul Hogan. Since then, she has lived a quiet live, making investments in various ventures and enjoying her retirement. Linda is married to her business partner, Moulay Hafid Babaa.
Deneuve made her film debut in 1957 at the age of 13 and first appeared in Jacques Demy’s 1964 musical “Cherbourg Umbrella”. She is known as one of the most famous French actresses of all-time. Many equate Catherine as the European version of Meryl Streep. Of course, they have their separate talents and skills. She has been nominated fourteen times for the César Award and finally won for her role in The Last Metro in 1980.
She debuted as an actress at 12 years old in the 1964 musical The Umbrellas of Cherbourg. Her most recent film credit was for Bonne Pomme in 2017. Her work in the movie industry was recognized as essential, and Catherine was appointed UNESCO Goodwill Ambassador for the Safeguarding of Film Heritage from 1994 to 2003. In 2017, Catherine appeared in a video campaign entitled Connected Journeys for Louis Vuitton.
For many people, the name Roger Moore is nearly synonymous with James Bond. Sir Roger George Moore KBE (October 14, 1927 to May 23, 2017) was a British actor. He is best known for playing the fictional agent James Bond in the Eon Productions film series. Roger played the iconic British secret agent in seven movies, from 1973 to 1985. While the pinnacle of his career was being cast as James Bond, Roger had humble beginnings as a TV personality.
He starred in The Saint, Maverick, and The Persuaders. For the degree of influence he wielded in the industry, Roger was appointed as UNICEF Goodwill Ambassador in 1991. Queen Elizabeth II even knighted Roger in 2003 for his charity work. After James Bond, Roger only intermittently appeared in movies and TV series. Though he made a special appearance in the advertisements for the Post Office in 2009. Roger left an unparalleled legacy in the industry.
Priscilla Presley is an American businesswoman and actress. She married Elvis Presley from 1967 to 1973 and served as chairman of Elvis Presley Enterprises. As Elvis Presley’s former wife, Priscilla undoubtedly had so much to deal with. She also served as the chairwoman of the Elvis Presley Enterprise for a while. Under her guidance, Graceland was transformed into a top tourist attraction in the US.
As an actress, she is given credit for her roles in the Naked Gun movies and for starring in the long-running TV series Dallas. After she parted ways with Elvis, Priscilla focused on becoming a businesswoman. She even started her own range of fragrances in 1988. On August 2019, it was announced that Priscilla, along with business partners John Eddie and Sony Pictures, would produce “Agent King”, an animated fictional series where Elvis plays the role of spy for the US government.
Barbara Mandrell is an American country music singer, musician and actress. She is known for her country music hits, and her own primetime variety TV show on NBC. Retiring during one’s peak as a singer appears to be counterproductive. However, this was not the case with Barbara Mandrell. She retired in the 1990s and was later inducted into the Country Music Hall of Fame.
In an interview, she revealed that she had been afraid of retiring, given the fact that she would also have to let go of the audience and the applause. Barbara first became a household name for hosting Barbara Mandrell and the Mandrell Sisters on NBC. She suffered a major setback in her career when she figured in a car crash in 1984. She had to file a lawsuit to collect insurance money, but did not pursue other legal actions against the 19-year old offender.
Markle is a member of the British royal family, a former actress and a celebrity philanthropist. Born and raised in Los Angeles, California. The Duchess of Sussex is best remembered for her character as Rachel Zane in the TV series Suits. Before becoming part of British Royalty, she also ran her own blog and had many collaborations with fashion brands. Even before receiving a royal title, she was also already a huge supporter of various advocacies.
This is, perhaps, one of the reasons why Harry fell for her. As a royal, we know that she did not have to worry about mortgages. This is despite the fact that the family had transferred homes in Canada and the US several times. Now that they’ve settled into their new home, she and Prince Harry are busy with running their foundation ArcheWell, which is meant to provide aid to those in need.
Linda Evans is an American actress, she is best known for her role as Krystle Carrington in the ABC primetime soap opera “Dynasty” in the 1980s. The Dynasty star has been retired for more than 20 years, but her legacy lives on. The TV series Dynasty ran from 1981 to 1989, and it is in this series that Linda Evans became a renowned actress. The show itself was nominated for various awards. This was not her debut appearance, however.
She got her first acting credit in a 1960 episode of Bachelor Father. The main star of the series was John Forsythe who Linda would co-star with again in Dynasty two decades after. In 1977, the actress starred in the drama series Hunter. She stepped back from the industry in 1997, but not before returning to her role as Krystle Carrington for the TV miniseries Dynasty: The Reunion.
Catherine, Duchess of Cambridge is a member of the British royal family. Her husband, William Prince, Duke of Cambridge, is the second heir to the British throne. Her story is a fairy tale come true. She fell in love with a prince, who loved her dearly. But be careful not to reduce her to a mere royal consort! Before Kate Middleton met Prince William, she was already known for her class and intelligence.
After she obtained her degree in art history from the University of St. Andrews, she worked as an assistant purchaser for the clothing chain Jigsaw. She was also engaged in the family business up until 2011. Prince William and Kate married at the Westminster Abbey on April 29, 2011, in what was the most awaited royal marriage of the decade. She is now deemed as the second Princess Diana – beautiful, charming, and with a heart of gold.
Erin Murphy is an American actress who is known for playing the role of the young Tabitha Stephens of the TV sitcom Bewitched. Fantasy shows are almost always a hit, and Bewitched did not only become popular, but it also became the standard for succeeding films and TV programs in the same genre. Erin Murphy played the young Tabitha Stephen for a total of 103 episodes. After Bewitched, Erin also appeared in shows like Lassie and in over 100 commercials!
She was also a former model for Hang Ten Swimwear. Later on, she began to work behind the scenes as a casting director, a makeup artist, an acting teacher, and even a stunt double. Since then, she has vastly improved her credit score and earned a net worth of $10 million. Her last two film appearances were in The Comeback Kids in 2014 and Life Interrupted in 2017.
A powerful voice can help you reach your dreams. Ruben Studdard, who won during the second season of the American Idol in 2003, is an example of someone who used his talent to catapult himself to success. His recording career is well-known, including hits such as “Flying Without Wings”, “Sorry 2004” and “Change Me”, but he is also engaged in TV and stage performances. His single, Superstar was even nominated for a Grammy award!
Ruben’s other hits include Flying Without Wings, Change Me, and Sorry 2004. The German-born American is not only good at singing, but he’s also proven himself in acting, too. He has appeared in One on One, All of Us, Eve, and Lifted. Ruben also joined The Biggest Loser in 2014. Good thing he only lost weight and not money! In fact, he only gained more over the years, perhaps under the guidance of his financial advisor.
The Canadian actor tried stand-up comedy first but found that the stage was not for him. He later went to America and got a part in the series Freaks and Geeks. In his teenage years, he would perform stand-up comedies in places like ceremonies and small parties, and later moved to bars. Seth also played a role in the sitcom Undeclared. He debuted on the big screen in the film Donnie Darko.
Seth was also part of The 40-Year-Old-Virgin as a supporting actor. The movie was an instant hit! This led to him receiving starring roles in Knocked Up and Funny People. Apart from acting, Seth has also tried writing, directing, and co-producing. He co-wrote films like Superbad and This is The End. With his success in front of and behind the camera, his net worth has surely increased and he no longer needs personal loans.
Rebel Wilson first appeared in the comedy series Pizza and later joined The Wedge from 2006 to 2007. Wilson appeared in the movies “Bridesmaids” and “A Rare Menswear” in 2011. Wilson studied at the Australian Youth Theatre (ATYP). This Australian actress has tried many things—she has even produced and starred in the musical comedy series Bogan Pride in 2008. Wanting to expand her horizon, she contacted a moving company and decided to try her luck in the USA.
This gamble paid off after she landed a role in the movie Bridesmaid in 2011. She recently starred in Isn’t It Romantic and The Hustle, along with Anne Hathaway. Rebel is also set to appear in the remake of Private Benjamin! While she has figured in various media controversies, she managed to overcome all of it. Rebel has certainly made it—as a writer, producer, and actress.
Jennifer Hudson is an American singer, actor and philanthropist. In her music and acting career, Hudson has won many honors. Jennifer Hudson was a finalist during the third season of American Idol in 2004. It served as her stepping stone into worldwide fame. Jennifer has received much credit for being one of the best singers in her generation. She even earned the title “Princess of Soul”.
Her movie career, on the other hand, started in Dreamgirls. For her performance, she received the coveted Academy Award, which was followed by a BAFTA, a Golden Globe, and a SAG Award for the Best Supporting Actress. Jennifer even made it to Broadway and starred in The Color Purple. With her love for music, she returned as a coach for The Voice UK. In 2020, Jennifer also used her singing talents to co-create the song “#SING4LIFE”.
Shaquille O’Neal quickly became one of the best centers in the league, winning Rookie of the Year in 1992-1993 and leading the team to the 1995 NBA Finals. Undoubtedly, Shaquille O’Neal is one of the biggest names in the history of basketball. He is also among the tallest and heaviest ever! Throughout his 19-year career, the baller earned nicknames like “The Diesel”, “Superman” and “The Big Aristotle”. Shaq was also multi-awarded as a basketball player.
In 2016, he was inducted to the Naismith Memorial Hall of Fame. This was followed by the FIBA Hall of Fame in 2017. Post-NBA he has appeared in various films and reality shows. He also made sure that he earned an MBA degree. He even has plans to attend law school someday. Apart from being a sports analyst, the basketball legend also tried doing business and is known to have invested in Papa John’s.
Kristen Bell is an American actress, singer and producer. She started her professional acting career by performing on stage during the Tisch School of Art at New York University. This humble actress started her career on the stage, while attending school at New York University. She then made her Broadway debut in 2011 as Becky Thatcher in the comedy musical The Adventure of Tom Sawyer.
Her portrayal of the title role in Veronica Mars, from 2004 to 2007, also drew critical acclaim from audiences and critics alike. She got her big screen debut in Forgetting Sarah Marshall. Since then, she has made investments using earnings from her many successful movies. Kristen is also the voice behind Princess Anna in the fantasy film Frozen and its other iterations. The American actress also lent her voice to Central Park and Do, Re, Mi. She is set to appear in the comedy film Queenpins.
Kevin Michael Costner is an American actor, film director and producer. He has won two Academy Awards, two Golden Globe Awards, one Primetime Emmy Award and two Screen Actors Guild Awards. Costner made his first appearance in the American movie “Sizzle Beach”. The film was shot in the winter of 1978-79, was not released until 1981, and was re-released in 1986.
Kevin Costner could have become a professional athlete or a shark in the business world, but he decided to follow his heart, pursue an actor career, and become one of Hollywood’s most successful and highest-paid stars. The hero Robin Hood, who is always ready to do anything for his love, and the trusted bodyguard Kevin Costner are often referred to as Hollywood’s last romance. In 2018, he appeared in the TV series “Yellowstone”, marking the first regular TV series role in his career.
With a career spanning 50 years both in front of and behind the camera, Clint Eastwood has certainly achieved a lot. He is well-known in the entertainment industry, but like most actors, he also struggled at the beginning of his career. His greatest commercial success was the adventure comedy “Every Way Except Loose” (1978) and the sequel to the action comedy “Any Way (1980)”. He was even rejected when he auditioned for Six Bridges to Cross in 1954.
That did not deter him and he went on to wow critics with his performance in the iconic film Dirty Harry. With his physique, Clint had always played macho roles. Eventually, he also went into directing. Clint has received plenty of accolades for his work as a filmmaker and has won prestigious awards for his work. His most recent film is Richard Jewell, which was released in 2019.
Jenna Elfman found fame in the film Grosse Point Blank, which was released in 1997. Elfman began his career as a dancer and toured with rock band ZZ Top (Top) as the “leg girl” on the 1994 tour. Jenna also appeared in Keeping the Faith, Looney Tunes: Back in Action, and Big Stone Gap. Aside from acting, she has also taken up podcasting with husband Bodhi Elfman. The two met at a Sprite Commercial back in 1991.
The actress has also won a Golden Globe Award for her role in Dharma & Greg. She was part of the show for five seasons and portrayed the titular character, Dharma. Jenna is also known for making many investments towards charity. She donates her time and organizes fundraising activities, as well as hosting comedy shows. Did you know that she would often make requests for charity donations instead of birthday presents?
Farrah Abraham is an American reality TV personality, singer and writer. She was born in Omaha, Nebraska and grew up in Council Bluffs, Iowa. This American TV personality first gained fame through her appearances in 16 and Pregnant and its spin-off, Teen Mom. She had quite a rocky start when it came to fame. At one point, Farrah had to get attorneys to help her with domestic issues she had been having trouble with.
After everything had been settled, Farrah pursued other interests. She tried her luck in the music industry and released her debut album “My Teenage Dream Ended” which was ill-received by critics. Farrah went on to appear in other reality-shows. Though seemingly hounded by controversy, the starlet did manage to weather everything. Currently, she’s still a familiar face among reality-TV fans. Farrah also makes appearances at various events, which helps her earn a significant talent fee.
Sophie Monk is an Australian singer, actress, model and media figure. Monk is a member of the girl group Bardot，and later released a solo album called Calendar Girl(2003). Sophie Monk may have entered the entertainment industry later in life, but that did not stop her from making a name for herself. She has starred in films such as Date Movie, Click, and The Hills Run Red. The Australian TV personality is also a model and a judge on Australia’s Got Talent. She also previously hosted Love Island Australia.
In 2017, after the conclusion of Bachelorette Australia, she started a relationship with the winner, Stu Lundy. The relationship was short-lived and they separated in 2018. Maybe he did not know how to do roof repair? Well, in an interview, he revealed that they both did their best to make things work. Most recently, Sophie was among the contestants in The Masked Singer Australia.
Nick has proven himself as formidable force in the TV industry. He has been awarded both the TCA Award and the Critic’s Choice Award for his performances in Parks and Recreation and Fargo. He is also recognized for his role in the biographical drama film The Founders. Nick is also known to be into woodworking and building boats. Before “Parks and Recreation”, his most outstanding role was as a factory worker and Randy McGee, Benny Lopez’s beloved George Lopez.
This was, perhaps, inspired by his degree in Fine Arts from the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign. The actor is currently the host of “Making It”, which is a popular reality competition series. He also previously hosted Have a Good Trip: Adventures in Psychedelics. Apart from TV and film work, Nick has also written a total of three autobiographical books and even starred in the play, Annapurna.
Christopher Reeve is an American actor, director, and activist, known for playing the protagonist in the movie “Superman” (1978) and its three sequels. He may not be the first Superman, but when most people think of the superhero, Christopher Reeve comes to mind. He even received a BAFTA award for his role in the critically-acclaimed 1978 Superman film. The actor also received a Golden Globe Award nomination for the TV remake of Rear Window.
Christopher became a quadriplegic after an unfortunate horse accident in 1995. In 2001, he was offered a role in Hannibal as a quadriplegic police officer, but turned down the role because the character’s characterization did not sit well with him. To his credit, before passing, Christopher lobbied for expanded funding on stem cell research. He was also a board member in TechHealth, a company providing services to severely injured patients.
Jeri Ryan is an American actress, famous for her role as the former Borg drone “Seven of Nine” in “Star Trek: Voyager,” for which she was nominated for the Saturn Award four times and won in 2001. Jeri made her debut in the Star Trek franchise, but unlike her peers Leonard Nimoy and Wil Wheaton, she was able to break free from a lifetime association with the science fiction genre.
Apart from Star Trek, she also appeared in other projects such as Dark Skies, Shark and Leverage. It may have been years since her Star Trek stint, but Jeri still maintains a degree of relevance both in TV and film. Some of her latest TV credit include Bosch from 2016 to 2019, a reprisal of her character in Star Trek: Picard, and 2016’s MacGyver, an action-adventure TV series.
Heather Locklear is an American actress, she won four consecutive Golden Globe Awards nominations for Best Actress-TV Series. Heather Locklear was a prominent figure in the 1980s and the 1990s, having appeared on numerous TV shows including Melrose Place, Dynasty, T.J. Hooker and Spin City. Heather also had a recurring character in Hot in Cleveland and was a main character in Franklin & Bash. Outside of TV work, the actress is also known for her performances in Firestarter, Money Talks and The Perfect Man.
In 2016, Heather also appeared in the TV movie, The Game of Love and was a guest in Too Close to Home. She also had to get the services of attorneys during her time in the spotlight, after dealing with fame-related issues. Things have significantly calmed down for the actress, however. Today, she lives a more low-key lifestyle.
Melanie Lynskey is a New Zealand actress and voice actor. She has won many awards, including the New Zealand Film Award, the Hollywood Film Award and the Sundance Film Festival Special Jury Award. Melanie Lynskey has garnered many awards in her long career. Among these awards are a Hollywood Film Award, A Sundance Special Jury Award, a New Zealand Film Award, and a Gotham Award. She started in the film industry at 17 and debuted in Heavenly Creatures.
She then moved to the US and played supporting roles in Coyote Ugly, Sweet Home Alabama, Shattered Glass, and Flags of Our Father. The turning point in her career was Hello I Must Be Going, for which she received critical acclaim. She also had a role the sitcom, Two and a Half Men as Rose. Recently she was given a Golden Nymph Award for playing a lawyer in the movie Sunshine. Melanie also co-starred with Cate Blanchett in the miniseries Mrs. America.
Michael Richards is an American actor, writer, TV producer and comedian. He started his career as a stand-up comedian, and when he appeared on Billy Crystal’s first cable TV special, he became the focus of world attention for the first time. Michael Richards wanted to make people laugh and he was able to accomplish that as a stand-up comedian. He had also been given the opportunity to appear in various films and received credit for Coneheads, Trial and Error, and UHF.
What Michael is best remembered for, however, is his portrayal of Cosmo Kramer in the sitcom Seinfeld, for which he got a Primetime Emmy Award. He experienced a brush with controversy after he was heckled during a performance. Michael has since apologized for the comments he made that day. After Seinfeld ended, he went back to his first love, stand-up comedy. He also continued to make cameo and guest appearances from time to time, including in the film So I Married an Axe Murderer.
Dolly Parton is an American singer, songwriter, multi-instrumentalist, and actress, mainly known for his work in the field of country music. She’s considered by many as an icon, but even Dolly Parton had humble roots. Her debut album Hello Dolly was released in 1967—to much success. She then went on to become a well-known country music singer and experienced the peak of her fame in the 1970s and 1980s.
As a singer, Dolly was inducted into the Country Music Hall of Fame in 1999. Some of the hit songs she has to her credit includes “Jolene”, “9 to 5”, and “Coat of Many Colors”. The singer had also been involved in the production of Dolly Parton’s Heartstring, which featured her career in music. Dolly is also set to release A Holly Dolly Christmas, her first holiday album in 30 years.
Leonard Nimoy’s career began in the early 1920s. He taught acting classes in Hollywood, made a few appearances in movies and TV shows in the 1950s, and played a title role in Kid Monk Baroni. Best known as Spock of the Star Trek franchise, Leonard Nimoy had been associated with this role for most of his life. To his credit, however, his career spanned various fields including acting, directing, writing, music, and even photography.
He started out as a teacher of acting back in his early twenties, then made minor film appearances in the 1950s. This was before he became famous. In 1991, he starred in and co-produced Never Forget. In 2010, he retired from playing Spock to give way to Zachary Quinto, who played the character in the newer films. We can say that he is with the stars now as shortly after his passing on February 2015, a six-mile wide asteroid was named after him: The 4864 Nimoy.
Rachel Ward is an actress, film director, TV director and screenwriter born in the UK. During her modeling career, she has appeared on the covers of Vogue, Harper’s & Queen and Cosmopolitan magazines. There’s no singular path when it comes to Hollywood. Some, like Rachel Ward, find their way through modeling. She first appeared on the covers of big magazines such as Cosmopolitan, Vogue and Harper’s Bazaar.
With her passion for the arts, she left school without finishing her degree. She successfully landed many TV advertisements thereafter. She debuted in 1981 and was nominated for a Golden Globe, thanks to her role in Sharky’s Machine. Her other TV appearances include The Thorn Birds and Rain Shadow. Rachel also dabbled in directing for films like Two Twisted, The Straits and Palm Beach. In 2018, she voiced Josephine Rabbit in the computer-animated movie Peter Rabbit. She is semi-retired, but still makes appearances ever so often.
Brooke Bundy is an American actress. She played an early role in the second season of Barnaby Jones. An episode titled “Death Leap” (September 23, 1973). Brooke started her career as a model in New York. She went for a visit to Hollywood and was later signed as an actress. Since then, she has done a laundry list of TV and movie appearances that gave her plenty of acting and industry credit. While most of these were supporting roles, her performances were memorable.
In particular, she is best remembered for her role in the 1987 hit horror film A Nightmare on Elm Street 3: Dream Warriors including its sequel, A Nightmare on Elm Street 4: The Dream Master in 1988. Brooke also appeared n Charlie’s Angels, Medical Center, Mannix, and The Brady Bunch. The actress has retired from making films and TV appearances, but she enjoyed a successful run.
Allison Janney is an American actress known for her versatility. Janney’s first role on TV was in the short-lived black and white man-made 1940s comedy “Morton and Hayes.” She first appeared in the political drama The West Wing, which aired from 1996 to 2006. Her performance in the series earned her four Primetime Emmy Awards. Her character, CJ Gregg, was described as one of the greatest female characters in American TV history, and she was able to cash in on that role.
Her credit score also improved as she moved her way up the ladder of fame. The actress was not limited to just TV appearances, as well. Allison has also appeared in movies such as Private Parts, The Debtors, Nurse Betty, and Juno. Broadway fans were also treated to her performance as Ouisa Kittredge in Six Degrees of Separation.
Parker Schnabel is a typical Alaskan teenager who discovered gold prospecting and reality TV. Schnabel has long been involved in mining and reality television. He was 15 years old and helped run the Big Nugget mine when a TV crew member went to spy on him.
The gold rush is no stranger to Schnabel’s status as a “connoisseur of dirt”. He has earned US$20 million, has been the highest-paid competitor, and is now known as “one of the most successful gold mining bosses in Klondike” and is also Discovery’s most successful exhibition star.
Ron Howard (born March 1, 1954) is an American film director, producer and actor. Howard was originally a child actor and appeared in several TV series, including an episode of “The Twilight Zone”. He won national attention for playing Opie Taylor, the son of Sheriff Andy Taylor (played by Andy Griffith) in the sitcom “The Andy Griffith Show” from 1960 to 1968. He gained national attention for playing Opie Taylor, the son of Sheriff Andy Taylor in the sitcom “The Andy Griffith Show” from 1960 to 1968.
In 2003, Howard was awarded the National Medal of Art. He was inducted into the TV Hall of Fame in 2013. Howard has two stars on the Hollywood Walk of Fame for his contributions to the television and film industries. On November 24, 2020, Howard’s theatrical film “The Elegy of the Hillbilly” was released on Netflix. This film has received widespread response from critics.
John Joseph Travolta is an American actor, singer, dancer and pilot. He was nominated for Best Actor Oscar for his performances in “Saturday Night Fever” and “Pulp Fiction”. In 2016, Travolta won his first Primetime Emmy Award and was the producer of the first season of the “American Crime Story” anthology series because he played the role of lawyer Robert Shapiro in the series. (Robert Shapiro), he also received Emmy nominations and Golden Globe nominations.
In 2000, Travolta starred and co-produced the science fiction film “Battlefield Earth”, adapted from the novel of the same name by L. Ron Hubbard, in which he played a group of foreigners who enslaved humanity. The leader of the stars. Travolta is also a private pilot and owns four aircraft. After his wife Kelly Preston passed away in July 2020, Travolta hinted on his Instagram account that he would put his career on hold.
Gary Coleman is an American actor, comedian and writer. His growth is limited to 4 feet 8 inches (142 cm), and his face looks like a child. He was one of the highest-paid child actors of the late 1970s, and rightfully so. Gary’s work on TV and film was unparalleled. He was considered as among the most influential child actors in the industry. The actor first gained widespread recognition in the sitcom Different Strokes from 1978 to 1986, for which he received the Young Artist Award.
In 1986 he had legal and financial issues, but not to the point of him having to resort to personal loans. He did end up suing his adoptive parents and business manager for misappropriating his trust fund. Apart from the occasional issues, he lived a fairly normal live. His final TV role, before passing, was in the popular animated-series Robot Chicken.
Jamie Lee Curtis
Jamie Lee Curtis is an American actress, writer and activist. Curtis won the Golden Globe Award and the “People’s Choice Award” for playing Hannah Miller in the ABC sitcom “Everything But Love” (1989-1992). Jamie is one of the most iconic Scream Queens. She received this title 42 years ago, after debuting in 1978’s Halloween. She has since appeared in a slew of horror films including The Fog, Terror Train and Prom Night. Jamie even reprised her role in the sequels for Halloween.
While she is widely associated with horror, she has also been prolific in other genres including cult comedies. Throughout the years, Jamie has received numerous awards. This includes a Golden Globe, a BAFTA award and a Saturn award, among others. Apart from acting, she is also an established children’s book author for HarperCollins. Together with family, she currently resides in a gorgeous home Santa Monica, which likely has topnotch home security systems.
Tony Bennett is an American singer of traditional pop standards, big band, performing music and jazz. At 94 years old, Tony Bennett can still draw a crowd with his performances. That’s on top of the many younger singers who all want to work with him. This Italian-American artist started performing at a young age and first gained recognition for the song “Because of You” back in 1953.
Tony is an icon known for his catchy pop standards, show tunes, jazz, and big band music. Over the years, he has received 19 Grammy Awards. He has also sold more than 50 million records worldwide. Tony seems to have no plans of slowing down, so we pray his health insurance is up to date. On September 2018, he released his latest collaborative album Love is Here to Stay.
Barry Williams is an American actor and singer. In 1988, Williams appeared on Broadway of the musical “Romance/Romance” with Tony Award nominee Alison Fraser. Barry Williams became a household name for playing the role of Greg Brady on the TV series The Brady Bunch. Even as a child, Barry had always wanted to be an actor. Despite being a veteran in the industry, he does not consider himself a role model, but instead, he advises others to find what they love to do and discover the joy in it.
He debuted in the TV series Dragnet 1967. After The Brady Bunch ended in 1974, Barry continued to guest on TV shows. The actor also did Broadway and was part of the musical Romance/Romance. Barry was also given movie credit for Wild in the Streets and Flea. His last TV appearance was in A Very Brady Renovation.
She is best known for playing Daisy Duke in the TV series The Dukes of Hazzard. Since her portrayal, the character of Daisy Duke had many other iterations but fans still consider her the best actress ever to play the role. Bach grew up in fairly well-off family, so she never had to worry about student loans during her adult life. Nonetheless, she supplemented her studies by sewing clothes for friends and theater groups.
Bach’s professional debut is one of the productions of “The Sound of Music”. Bach’s first screen appearance was Burt Lancaster Murder Mystery, “Midnight Man”, filmed in southern South Carolina in 1973. Her professional acting debut was as one of the children in The Sound of Music. Did you know that she once had her legs insured for $1 million? Aside from acting, Bach is also a skilled businesswoman. In 2002, she launched a line of diamond jewelry together with Debenhams.
Sean Connery is a Scottish actor. He began to perform in smaller theaters and TV shows until he played the role of Bond. Sean Connery is the first James Bond. This character title loans him the prestige associated with the role, which he himself has built through the years. Hollywood probably would not be producing more Bond films had it not been for Sean’s excellent acting and portrayal.
From the 1960s all the way to the 1980s, he appeared in seven Bond movies. But he was not always James Bond. Sean also appeared in other movies like Dragonheart, Highlander, and Finding Forrester. He was voted by People magazine as the “Sexiest Man Alive” and the “Sexiest Man of the Century”. The actor was supposed to portray the character Gandalf in the Lord of the Rings, but claiming he did not understand the script, he declined.
Billy Dee Williams
For many, Billy Dee is Lando Calrissian from the Star Wars saga. He had humble beginnings as an actor, pulling double duty and working at the same time to support himself. In 1945, Billy Dee made his first appearance as a child actor in The Firebrand of Florence. Williams attended Booker Washington Junior High School, where he dreamed of becoming a painter.
He also received a scholarship to the National Academy of Fine Arts and Design, which meant he didn’t need student loans. After the stage, he debuted on the big screen in the film The Last Angry Man in 1959. What made him popular was his role in the TV film Brian’s Song, for which he was nominated for an Emmy. In recent years, Billy Dee competed in Dancing with the Stars and continues to attend fan conventions.
Loretta Lynn is an American singer’s songwriter. In a 60-year career spanning country music, Lynn has released multiple gold records. Along with Dolly Parton, Johnny Cash and Garth Brooks, Loretta Lynn is another iconic name when it comes to country music. She is a legend in the industry and has earned various nicknames throughout the years, including “The Queen of Country Music”. Loretta’s career has spanned more than six decades, and she has sold millions of albums.
The singer’s hits include “Fist City”, “You Ain’t Woman Enough (To Take My Man)” and “One’s on the Way”. She had come a long way from singing in local clubs at the start of her career. In 2010, her music investments were highlighted in the Sony-released album titled Coal Miner’s Daughter: A Tribute to Loretta Lynn. The collection is an ode to her legacy in country music.
Kim is a retired American film and television actress. She quit the show in 1966 and has only worked sporadically in movies since then. Kim might be unfamiliar to many of us, but during her prime years, she was a celebrated film and TV actress. She debuted on the big screen in 1955 in the movies The Man with the Golden Arm and Picnic. Kim also received much credit for her performance in the 1958 film Vertigo, which she co-starred in with James Stewart.
Despite being quite new in the industry, Kim had already achieved box-office success. This is also why many were surprised when she retired in 1966. The actress said she was emotionally drained and did not want to live the life of a Hollywood star anymore. After announcing her retirement, she returned to her first love, which is the visual arts.
Multi-awarded does not even cut it when describing Jessica Lange. With credit to her versatility and solid performances in the different roles she has been given, Jessica received the “Triple Crown of Acting”. This means that she has won all three of the most prestigious awards in Hollywood.In 1967, she won a scholarship who studied art and photography at the University of Minnesota, where she met and began dating Spanish photographer Paco Grande.
Did you know that she made her acting debut in the iconic 1976 remake of King Kong? Even back then, the degree of her talent and passion for the craft was already evident. This talent was further honed throughout the years. Jessica also gained the love of younger audiences after she joined the cast of the anthology series American Horror Story. In 2019, she received yet another Emmy nomination for American Horror Story: Apocalypse.
Dick Van Dyke
Dick Van Dyke is an American actor, comedian, writer, singer and dancer. His award-winning career has spanned seventy years. This comedic actor has made tons of money for his role as Rob Petrie in the sitcom The Dick Van Dyke Show. We hope he has a trustworthy financial advisor to help him maintain his net worth of $50 million. Of course, he has also appeared in other TV shows and films such as Mary Poppins, The Comic, Curious George and Night at the Museum: Secret of the Tomb.
Dick has received many awards, including five Emmys, a Grammy and a Tony. He certainly deserves his star on The Hollywood Walk of Fame. In 2018, Dick played the role of Mr. Dawes Jr. in Mary Poppins Returns. Those who saw the original might recall him playing the roles of Bert and Mr. Dawes Sr.
Bill Cosby played the leading role in the TV show I Spy and then performed in his sitcom “Bill Cosby Show”, he used the character creation of the fat man played in his talk show “Fat Albert”, produced and hosted an animated comedy TV series until 1985, children’s clothing has always been centered on a group of young friends who grew up in the city. Throughout the 1970s, Cosby appeared in about six films, and occasionally he would return to the film industry during his career.
In 1976, he won a Doctor of Education from the University of Massachusetts Amherst. Throughout the 1970s, Cosby appeared in about six films, and occasionally he would return to the film industry during his career. In 1976, he received a doctorate in education from the University of Massachusetts Amherst. Cosby’s reputation was damaged in the mid-2010s, when many women accused him of sexual assault.
Tom Felton is a British actor and musician. He is best known for the role of Draco Malfoy, and he is in the film adaptation of JK Rowling’s best-selling Harry Potter fantasy novel. Tom is well-known for portraying Draco Malfoy in the Harry Potter franchise. Of course, he has since had other roles, but Draco remains the character he is most associated with. His portrayal in the Potter films even earned him the MTV Movie Award for Best Villain in 2010 and 2011.
Before Harry Potter, however, Tom had already appeared in different TV commercials. His screen debut was in the movie The Borrowers back in 1997. After Harry Potter, Tom was given film credit for Rise of the Planet of the Apes. He also starred in Belle, A United Kingdom and The Flash. Most recently, he was cast in the Netflix series Origin. Tom also appeared in Ophelia and Braking for Wheels.